Matt and Steve are bringing you this week's news and updates in Pittsburgh sports. From NCAA hoops coverage to major league content for NFL, NHL, and MLB, if it's happening in (or in some cases affecting) Pittsburgh, this is where you'll find out about it. If you're a fan of soccer or golf, Matt and Steve have some highlights there as well.
This week's show notes:
Super Bowl Podcast was a success , we thank Mike, Ryan and Adam from Fury Brewing for
joining us at Sorgatron Media this past Sunday and bringing some amazing brews. We learned
a lot of what the Team at Fury has going on and where we can find them and the beer this up
Super Bowl13-3 Pats win was not what anyone was expecting at all. The total defensive game was great,
but kinda boring in todays NFL. Tom Brady 21/35 262yards, 1 int 0 TD. MVP Edelman 10
recipe , 141 yards, Gronk, 6 for 87.
Goff 19/38 229yards, 1 int, Gurley, 10/35, C.J. Anderson, 7/22, B.Cooks 8/120.
Both Teams missed a Field Goal,
The Players on NE get $118,000 from the NFL and the Rams, $59,000. Don’t for get about all
the monies that they received during their playoff run. $54,000 for conference championship
Anthem Controversy - Gladys Knight said Brave Twice, there putting it to the over (1:51) the
1:45-1:50 depending on your sports book.
20/1 on Edelman for MVP
+325 Blue Gatorade
+110 for the Under
5/1 for Sony Michel on first TD
50/1 on one TD
20/1 on rams 0 TD
1/1 Tails coin toss
RiverhoundsThis Friday February 8th at 7pm the Hounds will host Cleveland St and Sunday February 10th
Gannon University at 1pm. Both games at Highmark Stadium are FREE to attend to the public
for the Preseason Matches.
PenguinsThe Pens are a tale of two teams right now. After the Buy week and the All-star breaK THE
PENS are 2-3 they put up stellar games over the Lightning, and Senators but had bad losses
over the Devils, Leafs, and canes. The Pens head to Florida to take on the Panthers and
Lighting , they head back to Philly before they come home again with the Oilers in town on the
13th for an 8pm game on NBCSports.
NHLAlex Ovechkin become the Highest Scoring Russian Born player after his goal last night
topping Sergei Fedorov on the list.
Austin Matthews 11.65 mill contract extension with the Leafs locks him up 5 more years.
Pitt Basketball -
Dropping another ACC game to Wake Forest. With the final seconds ticking down, wake
passed underneath for an easy layup, the Pitt D was no wear to be found. That tied the game
up for overtime which the Demon Decons took full advantage of with some Key 3 pointers.
The Schedule doesn’t get easier for the Panthers, NC State comes to town, then they head to
BC next week.
DuquesneThe Dukes took a bad loss to the Dayton Flyers to fall to 5th in the A-10. The Bonnies were
intown tonight, and travel to Fordham Saturday .
NCAA Football- today was Signing day,
31yrs ago today was the Jordan/Wilkins Dunk Competition .
Thanks again to Adam, Ryan, and Mike from Fury Brewing for joining us on the Super Bowl Podcast
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